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This Date in Habs History: May 20

May 20, 1983: Jacques Laperrière and Jacques Lemaire were named assistant coaches with the Canadiens under head coach Bob Berry and Jacques Plante was named goaltending coach.  May 20, 1986: The Canadiens beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 in Game 3 of the Stanley […]

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April 27, 1984 -Larry Robinson of The Montreal Canadiens./ Gazette Files ( City- Lynn Farrell request)

This Date in Habs History: May 19

May 19, 1979: Serge Savard scored at 7:25 of overtime for a 4-3 win over the New York Rangers in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final at

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Canadiens’ Subban keeping busy during off-season

The Canadiens' P.K. Subban is keeping busy during the off-season. Subban, who grew up in Toronto and is a big basketball fan, was sitting courtside in Cleveland Tuesday night

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Prospect Reway agrees to three-year deal with Habs

The Canadiens announced on Wednesday that they have agreed to terms with forward Martin Reway on a three-year, two-way contract running through the 2018-19 season. The Canadiens

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This Date in Habs History: May 18

May 18, 1971: Henri Richard scored two goals in a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup final as the Canadiens won

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This Date in Habs History: May 17

May 17, 1979: Ken Dryden became the first goalie in NHL history to record a point in the Stanley Cup final when he earned an assist on a goal

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This Date in Habs History: May 16

May 16, 1971: Jean Béliveau recorded two assists, his final career postseason points, in a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup final to tie

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This Date in Habs History: May 15

May 15, 1938: In the final game of a nine-game exhbition tour through England and France, the Detroit Red Wings beat the Canadiens 5-2. The Canadiens finished the series

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This Date in Habs History: May 14

May 14, 1927: Canadiens owners Leo Dandurand, Leo Letourneau and Joseph Cattarinich donated the Vézina Memorial Trophy to the NHL in memory of former Habs goal Georges Vézina, who

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This Date in Habs History: May 13

May 13, 1933: During the annual meeting of the NHL Board of Governors it was decided that a salary cap of $65,000 per team would take effect for the 1933-34